Nissan Stanza/200SX/240SX 1982-1992 Repair Guide

Adjustments

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SHIFT LINKAGE



See Figure 1

If the detents cannot be felt or the pointer indicator is improperly aligned while shifting from the P range to range 1 , the linkage should be adjusted.



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Fig. Fig. 1: Manual linkage adjustment - automatic transmission

  1. Place the shifter in the P position.
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  3. Loosen the lock-nuts.
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  5. Tighten the outer lock-nut X until it touches the trunnion, pulling the selector lever toward the R range side without pushing the button.
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  7. Back off the outer lock-nut X1 / 41 / 2 turns and then tighten the inner lock-nut Y to 511 ft. lbs. (815 Nm).
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  9. Move the selector lever from P to 1 . Make sure it moves smoothly.
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If late model vehicle has an automatic transmission interlock system. This interlock system prevents the transmission selector from being shifted from the P position unless the brake pedal is depressed.

 
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